Senior Freeze

Updated May 11, 2020
The deadline for homeowners to file their 2019 Senior Freeze (Property Tax Reimbursement) Application is November 2, 2020. Please contact the Division of Taxation at 1-800-882-6597 (Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.) with any filing questions.

The Senior Freeze Program reimburses eligible senior citizens and disabled persons for property tax or mobile home park site fee increases on their principal residence

To qualify, you must meet all the eligibility requirements for each year from the base year through the application year (the current application year is 2019).
Note: Any changes to the eligibility requirements (i.e., Income Limits) and benefit amounts for 2019 will not be finalized until the completion of the State Budget that must be adopted by July 1, 2020.

2019 Senior Freeze Applications

Applications are scheduled to be mailed beginning in mid-February and they are typically mailed to the last address you filed with. If you do not receive your booklet by early March, contact our Senior Freeze Property Tax Reimbursement Information Line for assistance at 1-800-882-6597.

The US Postal Service does not forward application booklets.

2019 Senior Freeze Property Tax Reimbursement